IPL Desk in Mumbai
04 March 2013 - 10:41am IST
KKR announced today that Brett Lee their pace bowling spearhead will also take on an additional leadership role as bowling mentor.
Announcing this, Venky Mysore, CEO of KKR said, “We are fortunate that someone of the caliber of Brett Lee, who in addition to being a key member of the team, will also mentor the bowling unit. The bowling unit and the entire team will benefit from Brett’s leadership in this area”
While accepting this role, Brett Lee said, “ The experience with KKR over the past 3 years has been fantastic. We have become a closely-knit unit under the leadership of skipper Gambhir and Head Coach Trevor Bayliss. As we get ready for IPL 2013 as the defending champions, I am honored to take on this additional responsibility”